Definition of Solomon in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsäləmən/
1Son of David; king of Israel circa 970-circa 930 bc. In the Bible he is traditionally associated with the Song of Songs, Ecclesiastes, and Proverbs, while his wisdom is illustrated by the Judgment of Solomon.
1.1 (as noun, usually a Solomon) A very wise person.
Example sentences
  • God is saying, every man, every woman is a Solomon.

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Syllabification: Sol·o·mon

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